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Martini with a Twist: Five Plays

Clem Martini’s volume of one-act plays delivers what its title promises: Martini with a Twist. Read More…

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Witness to a Conga and Other Plays / Harvest and Other Plays

When I first encountered Canadian theatre, I was told a specific difficulty local practitioners faced Read More…

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The Miser of Middlegate

Carolyn Gray looks back some 350 years to the French playwright Molière and his play The Miser or L’Avare Read More…

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Her Voice, Her Century: Four Plays About Daring Women

Reading plays in book form is always a different process from seeing them on stage. Read More…

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North Main Gothic

Playwright Carolyn Gray’s North Main Gothic follows the story of Ian Trelkovsky, Read More…

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The Exile Book of Native Canadian Fiction and Drama

In his introduction to The Exile Book of Native Canadian Fiction and Drama, editor Daniel David Moses Read More…

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Metastasis and Other Plays

Metastasis and Other Plays by Alberta playwright Gordon Pengilly is a collection of three plays drawn from a sizable body of work dating back to 1975 that Pengilly has written for stage and radio. Read More…